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Nevada Gay Marriage

'It Really Isn't Complicated. Love Is Love'

AP | KEN RITTER and SCOTT SONNER | Posted 02.13.2014 | Politics

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Several gay couples helped a coalition of advocacy groups in Nevada put a face on what they called marriage equality on Thursday, l...

Nevada Halts Efforts To Uphold Gay Marriage Ban

AP | SANDRA CHEREB | Posted 02.10.2014 | Politics

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada's attorney general and governor said Monday that they won't defend the state's gay marriage ban when it goes before ...

Apparently I Am Just Like a White Supremacist, and I Am Very Thankful to Nevada for Showing Me That

Justine Valinotti | Posted 04.01.2014 | Gay Voices
Justine Valinotti

So let's see: White supremacists "engrafted anti-miscegenation rules onto the marriage institution." White supremacists thus changed the definition of marriage. Gays want to do the same. Ergo, those who want same-sex marriages are no different from white supremacists!

Sweet Seventeen: The Significance of New Mexico's Gay Marriage Ruling

Nathaniel Frank | Posted 02.19.2014 | Gay Voices
Nathaniel Frank

The state -- at least the state of New Mexico -- does not privilege marriage as a way to make impulsive young men stick by their kids. It sanctions marriage to help strengthen the commitments of couples and families -- real families. And that includes gay ones.

Lawmaker Comes Out During Gay Marriage Debate

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 04.23.2013 | Politics

Nevada state Sen. Kelvin Atkinson (D-North Las Vegas) on Monday declared that he is gay during a legislative debate over a measure to repeal the state...

Sevcik v. Sandoval: The Case For Marriage Equality In Nevada

Scottie Thomaston | Posted 10.13.2012 | Gay Voices
Scottie Thomaston

A federal trial in Nevada is challenging the state's constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage. On Friday a hearing was scheduled in the case, and the court agreed to hear arguments on the merits of the challenge.

Jim Gibbons, In Midst Of Messy Divorce, Plans To Veto Gay Partners Bill

The Huffington Post | Megan Slack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Nevada legislature has successfully passed two gay rights bills, one that outlaws job discrimination based on sexual orientation, and another that...